Posts Tagged: MN nonprofit

FB4K GOING GLOBAL!

Tidings of joy keep coming in from Free Bikes 4 Kidz Chapters across the country! Not only was the Minneapolis Season 11 a remarkable success, but FB4K Atlanta donated more than 400 bikes to Atlanta kids, and in Salt Lake City, 250 bikes were given by FB4K Utah.  In their stellar first year efforts, FB4K… Read more »

2018 BIKE GIVEAWAY!

Oh the joy of your first bike! Remember the feeling of your first riding lesson? The faces of 5,000 new bicycle owners tells the whole story of Free Bikes 4 Kidz. Congratulations to Executive Director, Tia Martinson, and her amazing staff.   Undying gratitude to the thousands of amazing volunteers who made it all happen!  Good Wheel… Read more »

GIVING TUESDAY!

2 ways to give back on GivingTuesday, November 27th. Free Bikes 4 Kidz invites you to donate $30 to give 1 child a bicycle + a new helmet. Focus your holiday/year end giving on helping all children roll into a healthier, happier childhood with a gift of a bike.  https://www.classy.org/give/81714/#!/donation/checkout And every small action counts! That’s… Read more »

GIVE TO THE MAX DAY!

Give to the Max Day is about good will to all. But this year, let’s make it Good Wheel 2 All!  Every dollar you donate will be matched by Doran Companies up to $10,000!  $30 puts a kid on a bike with a brand new helmet, $300 changes the lives of ten kids, and $3000… Read more »

Season 11, Week 5

The snow started falling, but we will not be deterred. Free Bikes 4 Kidz will be open 7 days a week until every bicycle is finished for our December giveaways! 3,500 bikes are finished thanks to our continuing stream of dedicated volunteers, and awesome groups from MN Chapter of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Community Group,… Read more »

SEASON 11, WEEK 3

After only three weeks, we are riding the momentum and have completed about 2,500 bikes, with the help of 1,128 volunteers who have supported us with 4,339 hours so far. Every volunteer and every hour counts. We couldn’t do this without our inspiring community of volunteers. Together, we are better!